Two members of Nardo Wick’s entourage — together with a 15-year-old — turned themselves in to police after a fan was crushed for asking for a photograph with the Florida rapper.
Zachary Benton, 34, and Edward Hamlett, 15, surrendered to Tampa Police Friday, in line with WFLA.
They had been every charged with felony battery and Hamlett additionally acquired a further cost for having possession of a gun as a minor, legislation enforcement sources instructed TMZ.
Fan George Obregon, 20, was left in essential situation with a mind bleed and a concussion after he allegedly walked as much as Partitions in hopes of assembly his “favourite artist.”
He was blindsided and Benton hit him first earlier than Hamlett went over and continued to wail on him till he fell unconscious, in line with TMZ.
The suspects reportedly didn’t have a detailed relationship with Wick, whose authorized title is Horace Bernard Partitions III.
“I would like everybody to see what these motherf—ers did to my son,” the VIP-ticketholder’s mom, Michelle Obregon, stated Monday. “At no level was my son aggressive, at no f—in’ level did he present any signal of hurt! My son wished a silly f—in’ image together with his favourite artist! And that is what he will get! I’m sick to my abdomen to consider how this might have turned out!
“Anybody who is aware of my son is aware of he’s the sweetest and gentlest child ever. No medication, alcohol, gang, nothing! I’m dying right here and my f—in’ coronary heart is hurting so unhealthy I’m sick to (my) abdomen. I can’t keep quiet.”
Obregon’s father, George Obregon Sr., accused the rapper of not cooperating with police.
“We don’t know the suspect’s title as a result of the rapper has not recognized them. [Wick] is just not speaking. He doesn’t wish to cooperate,” the daddy beforehand instructed Day by day Mail.
The 2 males allegedly talked to the rapper earlier than turning themselves in, TMZ reported.
Partitions took to Instagram this week to say he had nothing to do with the assault on Obregon. He additionally supplied assist to the household.
“I don’t stand with the state of affairs that occurred, I used to be totally unaware of the state of affairs that was about to happen,” he stated.
“As quickly because it occurred I attempted to deescalate the state of affairs, and after the state of affairs I received involved together with his mama, I instructed her I’d do something to make it as much as him as a fan.”